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>> announcer: live from the cbs bay area studios, this is kpix 5 news. i'm michelle griego. >> and control. we get a check of the forecast. with mary lee. happy valentine's day. we are looking at a cloudy start for sure. and cool temperatures running in the 40s, too. 50s as we start off our day. the tower is lit up this morning. as we head through the afternoon, seasonal daytime highs. and we have some clearing as we go through our day as well. 63 in fremont. 66 in san jose. and 64 for concord. we will talk about your weekend forecast coming up. gianna?
good morning. take a look at the roadways right now. i want to start off with san jose. we have a very serious accident. northbound 87, connecting over towards one one or 280, weather. that ramp is shut down for an overnight accident. it was a fatal accident involving a motorcycle. it is completely shut down. you could use 11 instead as an alternate. no word yet as to when it will we open. we are not seeing a lot of delays in and around the area. they will reroute you through there. no delays there. pretty quiet as things looking good with no delays north 11 there. your drive times clear. the target, but left san francisco p3. the robbery happened yesterday in sure map. that is on california street. surveillance footage caught the thief right-handed.
he casually walks up to the register. >> he took the money and ran away. he knew how to open the cash register. >> nobody was hurt in the ordeal. they have been around for nearly 20 years. their income is used to help feed the homeless. an update on wednesday's hit and run in san francisco. police say they now identified the driver who hit three pedestrians. 62-year-old stephen has been charged with felony hit-and- run. police don't believe drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash. they say he hit a pedestrian in the mission district and pinned him against the sides of a muni bus. that they say he drove onto the sidewalk and struck two more
people as they got off the bus. two victims remains in critical condition. residual candidates are heading to the bay area. pete buttigieg is expected to be in san francisco today for er. us tthe goal is to educate buttigieg on issues impacting californians such as housing affordability and justification. buttigieg says he is focused on the golden state. >> california, we have a critical role to play. this is our opportunity. our only chance to defeat donald trump. >> and now to the east bay, where the camping office of michael bloomberg opened last night in pleasant hill. of california's primary election is much area, between march 3rd this year. an effort to get the state to have more influence on the election. they believe this will give democrats a boost to defeat president donald trump. >> we have seen an increase in republicans. our fundraising has skyrocketed as well. i think people are going to be
surprised by november. >> will he defeat trump? >> i think he can in a heartbeat. >> per the trump head also headed to california. larry ellison is hosting the president at his coachella valley estate for a fundraiser next week. for complete coverage of the california memory including a. i don't of the high-profile bay area ballot measures, just head over to our website. it is kpix.com. i'm anne makovec at the live news desk, and we are following the latest on the coronavirus. hundreds of passengers on a quarantined cruise ship. 11 people were allowed off the "diamond princess" this morning. they are trying to separate people at high risk for the virus. they are staying at some of those windowless cabins. japan has already confirmed multiple new cases and one
death. michelle has more on the fight against the coronavirus in china. michelle? yeah, and china is asking for blood plasma now and help the antibodies can help develop a treatment. good comes as the cdc is wards the virus could spread in the u.s. >> seasonal flu. we don't understand this virus. with a seasonal flu, we pretty much understand how it? >> >> there are more than 60,000 cases of coronavirus. the u.s. is reporting its 15th case. near the 600 people are still in quarantine at military bases in the u.s. the coronavirus is also affecting the lobster industry. lobster exports are way down. there's a slowdown on imports.
the lobsters are retailing for $15-$19 a pound. >> especially through the chinese new year, bedtime. that is our busiest time of the year. >> restaurants are hoping it will boost business. you can stay with kpix 5 for the very latest development on the coronavirus for the wide- ranging impacts on silicon valley. just head to our website, kpix.com. police have arrested a man wanted for a violent attack on passengers. police say that this man captured on surveillance cameras got into an the argument with impeachment before punching the victim and hitting him with aging. the suspect's name has not yet been released. a man accused of stepping nia wilson to death on a b.a.r.t. platform was thrown out of his trial again. >> the suspect lasted 15
minutes on the witness stand. he yelled profanities before he was escorted out. wilson's family and friends believe that the outburst was cowell putting on an act. >> he kept saying, last time, he said i'm not found guilty. what do you want me to say it now? he just started, like, getting really hyper and hyper and hyper. >> it is just an act to me. he is showing signs of manipulation. >> how will not be taking the witness stand again. he has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. the b.a.r.t. police chief says new tactics to crackdown on crime is working. >> crime has dropped. cell phone thefts have showed a big drop. 46 last month versus 74 for the same time in 2019. the increased presence by b.a.r.t. police is paying off.
>> the partnerships and collaborations that we have established as we work our way through these issues. >> b.a.r.t.'s chief says the counties are expected to join others in providing dedicated outreach tubes this year. meanwhile, we have passengers if they are noticing a difference. >> i would like to see some security. i don't know if i have seen any. >> chief alvarez spoke about dedicating officers to chaim crime station plus in the future. developing now, it is a highly contested political battle in sonoma and marin county. whether to extend the sales tax to keep fighting the s.m.a.r.t. train system. >> made sure "i" would extend the district sales tax. the tax is currently set to run
through the year 29 nine. opponents contend that the rail system has done little to help the environment or use traffic problems. supporters say that the 2-year- old system is just getting started. >> when you look at every public transit system in the world has some sort of revenue stream, there is never an understanding that ever 20 years, this is just going to end. this is how we pay for this system. >> it takes a public subsidy of about $100 for each round trip. >> to pass in their selection, measure "r" would need two thirds majority approval among voters in sonoma and marin counties. on your last, a live look at the san francisco airport, which plans to open a new observation deck. it's being called skyterrace and visitors will not need air line tickets or boarding passes to take in views of the airfield.
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here's diane king hall with today's moneywatch report. >> reporter: wall street pulled back from all-time highs on thursday. the dow fell 128 points. the nasdaq drops 13. and the s&p 500 lost. a surge in new coronavirus cases in china was mostly to lane for the pullback. includes air lines, cruise line operators, and casino >> microsoft's $10 million military contract is on hold. a federal judge ordered a temporary halt after amazon sued the government claiming president trump's biased against ceo jeff bezos hurt his chances to win the project. it would improve the pentagon's communication's in the battlefield. rocha's ceo believes half of u.s. households will quit the court.
they beat wall street expectations. roku says nearly 37 million customers stream more than 11 billion hours of content in the last three months of 2019. and that is your cbs moneywatch report. for more, had to cbs moneywatch.com. at the new york stock exchange, i'm diane king hall. nothing says from times more than a pillow fight. check it out. there's no official organizer for the annual event in san francisco. about it was posted on facebook and the feathers are set to fly this evening at the embarcadero plaza. are you heartbroken on valentine's day? >> headed to the break up bar, the pop-up bar in los angeles that plays classic movies about splits on the huge screen. drown your sorrows in crafted cocktails. the owner of the bar said he
wants to create a haven for the single and heartbroken. >> we thought we would be a place for single people and people in relationships that want to get over the pressure and stress. >> we came here today just to celebrate our girlfriend's, like, as a girls' day, celebrate our breakups. >>, bar is in its second year of being open for valentine's day. the public runs from january 31st through february 16th. fantastic idea by the owner. especially with all that sorrow. >> it is a good idea because you can have heartbroken people and maybe -- >> and that is a true valentine's day love. >> yeah. back wishful thinking. i don't know. hopefully it all works out for everybody. >> i just a moment that while of all the heartbroken notes. like, i hate you, i hate you.
all right, well, speaking of the day of love, we are looking at seasonal temps for this time of year. it is a cloudy start to go as well. as we head through the afternoon, we are going to see more such i think it let's get a live look at our salesforce tower camera. you can see those clouds over the sky. our temperatures are running in the upper 40s to low 50s. attempted 24 hour temperature change. where we compared to yesterday. running about 11 degrees warmer compared to yesterday morning at this time. here's what you can expect. so cloudy and cool this morning as we head through the afternoon, we will catch some clearing as we go through the day. a little bit more sunshine in as we head later in the afternoon with those seasonal daytime highs. and it looks mild and dry for our weekend. we were looking at that weak weather system to our north and at this point, it probably won't even bring a few showers for the north bay on sunday.
so we're looking at the clouds, a little bit cooler on sunday. but still dry as we head through the next several days. so this low pressure system bringing that onshore flow starting off the day with the clouds once again. as we head through the afternoon, you can see some clearing as we go through our day. for tomorrow, looking at temperatures possibly a little bit warmer with a little more sunshine through your saturday. and as we look ahead to sunday this low pressure system is going to usher in stronger onshore flow, could even see breezier conditions and a few more clouds, a little bit cooler for sunday. here's what you can expect for today. we are looking at daytime highs, upper 50s in san francisco. low 60s in oakland. 63 in fremont. looking at 64 in concord and 65 for santa rosa. presidents' day monday, sunshine, seasonal daytime highs, upper 50s, low to mid 60s. here we go with that extended forecast. little more warmer. a little more sunshine. cloudy skies on sunday. eezy we. were going to start to see some
offshore winds kick in for us and that will continue into monday with plenty of sunshine all the way through next thursday. happy valentine's day, gianna. >> thank you, mary. happy valentine's day to you, too. if you're heading out the door early this morning. you got to take the bay bridge, you're good to go. here's a live look after the bay bridge, and it is pretty lightly traveled right now back into san francisco, no delays there. also some better news for that dry through the south bay. we had an overnight accident, unfortunately, it was a fatal accident. it was on a -- that has been cleared out of lanes. everything has now opened. traffic in the green which means good conditions on the freeways right now out of the south bay. not seeing any delays right now. northbound 87, you're going from 85 towards 101, that will only take you eight minutes. everything else is in the green with no delays. taking a look at 101, we do have a bit of a snag close to there on 92 westbound. right around -- it looks like it is definitely on the right
shoulder, not blocking any lanes, though. overall, an easy ride southbound from experience over towards 237. that only take you 80 minutes. here's a a live look at the nimitz freeway, northbound, taillights, past the coliseum, moving at a nice pace. and on the southbound side of 880 as well, from this portion all the way down into hayward, union city, fremont, into the south bay, no problems to report on the nimitz right now. san mateo bridge, it is looking pretty good. no delays between 880 and 101. back to you guys. it is a unique valentine's day for a marine corps veteran in stockton who is 104 years all. >> he is a purple heart recipient and he was helping to gather about 100 valentine's day cards to add to his scrapbook collection. well, word got out and he received more than 300,000 personal messages and thank you notes from all around the world. >> i was close to speechless.
i really don't know what to say. what i can say is something that i have never had before and will probably never get again. >> that is so great. he also received handwritten cards, balloons, flowers, even boxes of chocolate. he got messages from all 50 states and some foreign countries. good morning, everybody. baseball in february is supposed to be about spring training. right now, it is all about the fallout from stealing signs. next. and and taking a live look can my side be firm?
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good friday morning to you. happy valentine's day. thanks for waking up with us. what we are looking at a cloudy start with upper 40s to low 50s, this morning, as we head through the afternoon, the temps and sunshine. i will have more as well as that weekend forecast coming up. the freeways, look at this. no delays right now. so good news there at the bay bridge. easy ride as you work your way out of the east bay into san francisco. no delays coming off of the eastshore freeway or 580. so far, so good. 24 minutes, 205. good morning, everybody. the astros face the media for the first time since major league baseball. they used video to steal signs during the 2017 world series championship season. >> i'm really sorry about the choices that were made by my team. >> did you use the word cheetie? >> we broke the rules. and you can freeze that anyway
you want. >> okay. not exactly the heartfelt apology many wehoping to see. baseball's findings led to the suspension and later firings of general manager jeff luhnow and manager aj hinch and a hiring of dusty baker. but yesterday, the astros sounded like a team apologizing for getting caught, not cheating. >> i'm not going to talk about the details today. >> i don't want to get into too many specifics. >> the choices we made were bad. >> i wish i said more and i didn't. and for that, i'm sorry. >> oscar last night against arizona state. final minutes, sun devils clinging to a three-point lead. two of his 24. it is you on 74- 69. cardinals have lost six arizona
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look at the casual shot. five more minutes. he won the game 123-118. headed to scotsdale this weekend. game day on location the city night from giants headquarters. i'm dennis o'donnell. have a great weekend. it is 4:57. charges dropped. >> still ahead in our next half hour on kpix 5 and streaming on cbsn bay area, by the oakland moms were arrested during the housing protest will not face a judge. and tom steyer: listen, every democrat running for president is better than the criminal in the white house. we all have progressive plans to address the big challenges facing our country. what makes me different, is i've been working for ten years outside of washington, to end the corporate takeover of our democracy, and to return power to the american people. i started need to impeach
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, plus, what it could mean for the 2020 olympics. another outburst in. why the family members of nia wilson think that suspect in her murder is putting on a show. stanford researchers are teaming up with a bay area tech giants to do a medical study on your wrist. good morning, and happy valentine's day. it is friday, february 14th. i'm kenny choi. >> and i'm michelle griego. let's get over to mary lee with this valentine's day forecast. hey, michelle and kenny. happy friday to you. it happy valentine's day. and we are starting off the day with cloudy skies, temperature school, upper 40s to low 50s. and as we head through the afternoon, we will catch some clearing. some sunshine. as we head through our today. 61 in oakland. fremont, and